Live and Let's Fly
SWISS Giving Away Business Class “Throne” Seats for Free

I noticed something odd after completing my wife’s business class reservation on SWISS from Los Angeles to Zurich. Seat assignments that should have been... Read More

Mommy Points
Use Marriott Reward Points to Book Multi-Bedroom Marriott Vacation Club Properties

If your family needs to spread out with more space than a traditional hotel room, you can use your Marriott Reward points to book one, two, or three-bedroom units via... Read More

Points, Miles & Martinis
Deal Alert Fares From Only $49!

If you are looking to book your next getaway, you will want to take a look at this latest sale. You need to book this one by 6/22. This sale is good for... Read More

Miles To Memories
Amazon Partners with Marriott? Chain Will Add Alexa with Hospitality Features to Rooms

Marriott Rooms Will Feature Amazon’s Alexa I saw an article in Rueters this morning that Marriott will be adding Amazon Echo Devices to rooms in an effort to... Read More

View from the Wing
How Not to Be a Jerk at 30,000 Feet and American Wants More Basic Economy

A roundup of the most important stories of the day. I keep you up to date on the most interesting writings I find on other sites – the latest news and tips.... Read More

Frequent Miler
Save at Shell, free Baskin Robbins, prints, more with T-Mobile Tuesdays

This week’s T-Mobile Tuesdays giveaways are a bit less generous than some weeks, though a $0.25/gal discount at Shell could come in handy (stack it with... Read More

The Wandering Aramean
Hawaiian, JAL go all-in on joint venture application

Can a joint venture truly deliver passenger benefits in the form of better connections and reduced fares? The proposal from JAL and Hawaiian Airlines might be the best... Read More

Point Me to the Plane
How To Use Business Expenses To Fly For Free: Earning Travel Rewards

If you’re racking up business expenses on a credit card, there’s no reason not to turn that spend into free travel opportunities. Small business owners and... Read More

One Mile at a Time
9 Reasons I’m Still A Happy AAdvantage Executive Platinum Member

There's no denying that over the past few years I've become significantly less loyal to American Airlines. I continue to requalify for Executive Platinum status with... Read More

Miles To Memories
Send Faster Plastiq Payments with Wire and ACH Direct Deposit

Plastiq has taken some steps to make the payment process faster and easier with the addition of wire and ACH transfers. The post Send Faster Plastiq Payments with Wire... Read More

Michael W Travels
2026 World Cup Final Will Be Held at MetLife Stadium in NJ

The 2026 World Cup will be played in North America hosted by the United States, Canada and Mexico. TimeOut reports that this “will bring soccer’s most... Read More

Running with Miles
4 Reasons to Consider Buying Discounted SPG Points Now

There is a surprise sale for SPG points and it is the finale sale! Here are 4 reasons to consider buying SPG points while they are at this discounted price. If you like... Read More

Mestre das Milhas
Submarino Viagens faz mais uma promoção outlet com pontuação diferenciada para Livelo

O Submarino Viagens está com mais uma promoção outlet e concedendo 5 pontos Livelo por Real gasto. O Bom desse tipo de promoção... Read More

ThePointsOfLife
Who Says Jail Food Is Bad? Try Prison Pizza in Montana

Montana is home to some good eats. There’s the ranch which can be found anywhere, the 2 Pound Burger Eating Contest in Drummond, the Hot Dog Eating Contest in... Read More

TravelUpdate
Hotel Review: iClub Fortress Hill, Hong Kong, SAR China

My standard hotel reviews include a breakdown by the following topics. Feel free to skip to whichever section you find most interesting. Highlights Lobby & Check-in... Read More

View from the Wing
American’s President Says They Need to Fly Better Seats on Cross Country Flights – Hasn’t Figured Out How to Do It

American Airlines President Robert Isom held an employee town hall on Friday in Los Angeles. A premium services employee asked about whether they'll get lie flat seats... Read More

Deals We Like
Another Southwest Fare Sale – Get a Good Flight Deal!

Southwest is currently having a fare sale for flights flown between August 13 through December 19, 2018. With fare sales I always double check flights that... Read More

One Mile at a Time
8 Reasons To Get The British Airways Credit Card

At the moment the $95 annual fee British Airways Visa Signature® Card is offering an increased welcome bonus of up to 100,000 Avios, which a lot of people... Read More

God Save The Points
London Calling! Fly Round Trip To London For $291+ From U.S. Cities…

London is always calling, but now you can pick up… There’s something quintessentially wonderful about London in early fall. The leaves are changing in the... Read More

Points With a Crew
Last chance Kickstarter – ONEMERINOS – The World’s Best Travel & Business Socks!

A pair of woolen socks that are designed to be so odor resistant that you can pack (and wear!) the same pair for 5 days straight? Color me intrigued by this Kickstarter... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Review: Iberia A320 Business Class Bilbao to Madrid

The short flight from Bilbao to Madrid once again left me with the premium cabin to myself. But Iberia’s domestic business class service, at least on this late... Read More

Mestre das Milhas
Veja o novo Kit do Credicard Master Black

O Leitor Eduardo Vieira foi gentil o suficiente para nos enviar o Kit de Boas Vindas do recém lançado Cartão Credicard Master Black. Veja as fotos... Read More

Jeffsetter
Kaiwa Ridge Trail is Closing for Two Months

Heads up!  The Kaiwa Ridge Trail is closing for two months for repair work. Also known as the Lanikai Pillbox Hike, this Windward Coast hike is one of the most... Read More

Travel With Grant
Does the $450 Annual Fee Count Toward AMEX Hilton Aspire Minimum Spend? Maybe Yes

Good morning everyone.  On May 15, I received my 100,000 Hilton Honors Points from my new American Express Hilton Aspire Credit Card (referral link). ... Read More

Bald Thoughts
High Speed Train From O’Hare, How Airlines Can Offer Cheap Fares, Denver Expansion Project

Welcome to The Morning Shave.  We read a ton of travel articles each day for our personal research and to share the best travel tips and... Read More

God Save The Points
The Risks Of Flying On Multiple Flight Itineraries…

The savings can be great, but the risks must be weighed… Weaving tickets booked with points into deals booked with cash, or just buying tickets with cash, one... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Is It Crazy To Bring Your Own Portable Fan On A Plane?

While airlines go great lengths to try and differentiate their premium products, sometimes they miss the boat in very simple ways. For example, one of the things I... Read More

View from the Wing
United Flight Attendant Trashes Travel Blogger, Defends Trump Immigration Policy

Zach Honig is former editor now editor at large for The Points Guy. I've had the good fortune to know Zach, he's a good egg though perhaps a bit of a United partisan.... Read More

TravelUpdate
Review: American Airlines Flagship Lounge New York JFK

The American Airlines Flagship Lounge concept is quite new. These provide an upscale experience for international First Class and Business Class passengers, as well as... Read More

Running with Miles
New 3-Day Southwest Sale From $44 – For Travel Through December, 2018!

There is a new Southwest sale here with fares starting at $44 and it is good for travel through December! This means it is time to save on new and existing reservations... Read More

You Have Been Upgraded
HOT: Aeroflot Business Stockholm – Dubai / Teheran (Return): 530 Euro

Mit der Aeroflot Business von Stockholm nach Dubai oder Teheran ... Read More

Live and Let's Fly
Coming Soon: Moxy Airways?

JetBlue-founder David Neeleman wants to start another U.S. airline by 2020. He sees an opening for utilizing fuel efficient aircraft between secondary airports. But... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Review: The Grain Store, London Gatwick (Priority Pass Restaurant)

I won't be writing many reviews for this site, firstly because Ben has reviewed just about everything, and secondly because his reviews will probably be far better than... Read More

Cariverga
Обзор: Caresse, a Luxury Collection Resort & Spa, Бодрум

Обзор резорта Caresse в турецком... Read More

The Short Final
Flight Deal: Los Angeles to Rome Non-stop for ~$500 Round-trip!

Man, where would the world be without Norwegian? I’m showing multiple dates beginning in September through the Fall for non-stop flights from Los Angeles... Read More

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